The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 515 509 503
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 68 105 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 0.95% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 53
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £356 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £546 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataStage is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9544 11043 10998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.94% 22.35% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6494 7485 7180
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 157 149
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £54.20 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DataStage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 48 £463 -11.90% 3
West Midlands +15 8 £425 -10.52%
South East -4 5 £375 -11.76%
Midlands - 3 - -
East Midlands -12 2 - -
East of England -18 2 £625 +38.88% 1
DataStage
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 88 (73.33%) ETL
2 62 (51.67%) SQL
3 53 (44.17%) Oracle
4 47 (39.17%) Data Modelling
5 42 (35.00%) IBM
6 39 (32.50%) Informatica
6 39 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (26.67%) Finance
8 30 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (23.33%) DB2
11 27 (22.50%) IBM InfoSphere
12 25 (20.83%) Analytics
12 25 (20.83%) Banking
13 24 (20.00%) Migration
14 23 (19.17%) XML
14 23 (19.17%) Unix
15 22 (18.33%) Linux
15 22 (18.33%) Teradata
15 22 (18.33%) Big Data
16 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
16 21 (17.50%) Data Migration
17 19 (15.83%) Talend Open Studio
17 19 (15.83%) Talend
18 18 (15.00%) Pentaho
18 18 (15.00%) Data Analysis
19 17 (14.17%) Python
20 16 (13.33%) Cognos
20 16 (13.33%) Investment Banking
20 16 (13.33%) Hadoop

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.33%) SAS
3 7 (5.83%) Confluence
4 4 (3.33%) Gentran
4 4 (3.33%) JBoss
4 4 (3.33%) Mule ESB
4 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.50%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.50%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.67%) CICS
6 2 (1.67%) IIS
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.67%) SPSS
2 2 (1.67%) Weka
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.67%) FastStats
1 2 (1.67%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Boomi
2 2 (1.67%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.83%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (23.33%) DB2
3 27 (22.50%) IBM InfoSphere
4 22 (18.33%) Big Data
5 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
6 18 (15.00%) Pentaho
7 16 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 13 (10.83%) Apache Hive
9 12 (10.00%) HBase
9 12 (10.00%) QlikView
10 9 (7.50%) Data Lake
10 9 (7.50%) MySQL
11 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
12 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
12 7 (5.83%) Spotfire
12 7 (5.83%) Star Schema
13 6 (5.00%) Data Mining
13 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database
13 6 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (9.17%) ERwin
3 10 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (5.83%) JIRA
5 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.50%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.67%) ChangeMan
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.83%) Ant
8 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (26.67%) Finance
2 25 (20.83%) Banking
3 16 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 10 (8.33%) Back Office
5 4 (3.33%) Retail
6 3 (2.50%) Front Office
7 2 (1.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (34.17%) Developer
2 28 (23.33%) Analyst
3 25 (20.83%) Data Analyst
4 21 (17.50%) Architect
5 14 (11.67%) ETL Developer
6 13 (10.83%) Consultant
6 13 (10.83%) DataStage Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Data Architect
8 9 (7.50%) Big Data Analyst
9 7 (5.83%) DataStage Consultant
10 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.00%) Teradata Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (3.33%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 4 (3.33%) ETL Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) XML
2 10 (8.33%) XML Messaging
2 10 (8.33%) XML Schema
3 6 (5.00%) REST
3 6 (5.00%) SOAP
4 5 (4.17%) Middleware
4 5 (4.17%) Visualforce
5 4 (3.33%) Apache Tez
5 4 (3.33%) EDI
6 2 (1.67%) .NET
6 2 (1.67%) HTML
6 2 (1.67%) JSON
6 2 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) Ajax
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) J2EE
7 1 (0.83%) Kafka
7 1 (0.83%) Node.js
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 8 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.83%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.33%) DataPower
6 4 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.33%) Replication
7 3 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.50%) NHS
7 3 (2.50%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.67%) VSAM
9 1 (0.83%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Unix
2 22 (18.33%) Linux
3 12 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (73.33%) ETL
2 47 (39.17%) Data Modelling
3 30 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (20.83%) Analytics
6 24 (20.00%) Migration
7 21 (17.50%) Data Migration
8 18 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 14 (11.67%) Data Management
10 13 (10.83%) Data Integration
11 12 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (7.50%) Investment Management
13 8 (6.67%) Data Transformation
13 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (5.83%) Data Architecture
14 7 (5.83%) ERP
14 7 (5.83%) MapReduce
15 6 (5.00%) Data Governance
15 6 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.67%) SQL
2 17 (14.17%) Python
3 14 (11.67%) Java
4 10 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.83%) Perl
5 7 (5.83%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 4 (3.33%) R
8 3 (2.50%) C
8 3 (2.50%) C++
8 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.67%) COBOL
9 2 (1.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.67%) VB
9 2 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (0.83%) Korn
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) ISO20022
2 6 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.33%) QA
3 4 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Control-M
1 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.67%) Oozie
2 1 (0.83%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Nagios
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (44.17%) Oracle
2 42 (35.00%) IBM
3 39 (32.50%) Informatica
4 22 (18.33%) Teradata
5 19 (15.83%) Talend
6 16 (13.33%) Cognos
7 13 (10.83%) Ab Initio
8 11 (9.17%) SAP
9 10 (8.33%) Tableau
10 7 (5.83%) Netezza
11 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (4.17%) Dell
12 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (3.33%) Apigee
13 4 (3.33%) IBM Sterling
13 4 (3.33%) MuleSoft
13 4 (3.33%) Vertica
14 3 (2.50%) HP
14 3 (2.50%) Lavastorm
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